THE Cheltenham Gold Cup is the most prestigious chase event in the world.
Horses tackle 22 obstacles over the 3m 2½f track, looking to cement their place in racing history.
Here's all you need to know for the big race.
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Gold Cup runners list
Odds correct at time of writing.
Al Boum Photo 9-4
A Plus Tard 10-3
Minella Indo 15-2
Native River 14-1
Royale Pagaille 16-1
Black Op 200-1
What time is the Gold Cup?
The Gold Cup gets underway at 3.05pm.
You can watch the race live on ITV 1 as part of their Cheltenham coverage.
And you can listen to the race live on talkSPORT.
How much is Gold Cup prize money?
The total prize money for the race is £625,000.
The winner is set to net £351,687.
The rest of the cash will be split among the first eight runners past the post.
The winning jockey will pocket around £30,000.
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